Wayland Support for IntelliJ-based IDEs
For Linux users of IntelliJ-based IDEs, an exciting advancement is on the horizon – the upcoming support of the Wayland display server protocol. This update is set to bring a host of benefits, including solving the age-old fractional scaling problem and elevating desktop integration when working wit…
Language Server Protocol (LSP) for Plugin Developers
With the 2023.2 release cycle, IntelliJ-based IDEs now support the Language Server Protocol (LSP). Discover how this may improve the assistance for custom language-specific features and learn how to begin integrating LSP into a plugin for your IDE.
Busy Plugin Developers Newsletter – Summer 2022
Read this Newsletter to learn about the latest JetBrains Marketplace news and plugin development tooling updates.
IntelliJ Project Migrates to Java 17
The source code of the IntelliJ project was recently migrated to Java 17. We still have some modules compiled to be compatible with older Java versions so we can support running users’ projects under these versions. However, most of the platform and plugin modules now use Java 17, and the upcoming 2…
Busy Plugin Developers Newsletter – Spring 2022
It has been a while since the release of our most recent issue of the Busy Plugin Developers Newsletter, which means we’ve got a lot of work to do in this edition to fill you in on the major developments in plugin tooling and the latest news about JetBrains Marketplace. Marketplace news: +…
Guest Post: The Plugin Obfuscation Experience
This is a guest blog post by Tamás Balog, developer of the WireMocha plugin.
Webinar Recording: Extending IntelliJ-Based IDEs at Runtime
The fourth episode of the Busy Plugin Developers series is available on JetBrains TV. In this webinar, our guest speaker Dmitry Kandalov demonstrates how to add IDE features at runtime with the help of LivePlugin. If you prefer reading over watching, here’s a quick summary. https://www.youtube.c…
Guest Post: 5 Things You Should Know Before Coding an IntelliJ Platform Plugin
This is a guest blog post by Jules Faucherre, Software Engineer at Ponicode.
Removing log4j from the IntelliJ Platform
As you no doubt know, several major vulnerabilities have been recently discovered in the version 2 of the log4j library. As we have previously announced, the IDEs based on the IntelliJ Platform are not affected by this vulnerability, because they use a patched version of log4j 1.2 with all network-r…
Plugin Developers Appreciation Day
We celebrated our first Plugin Developers Day and congratulated all those involved in building plugins for JetBrains products.
Revamping Plugins #3 – Migrating from DevKit to the Gradle build system
The Revamping Plugins series is about sharing the experience of updating outdated plugins to align with the latest IntelliJ Platform SDK guidelines. We hope this series will help you better understand how this is done and the tools JetBrains provides to simplify the process. The IntelliJ Platform…